Xenocyon lycaonoides Kretzoi 1938 (canine)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Canidae

Alternative combination: Lycaon lycaonoides

Belongs to Xenocyon according to R. H. Tedford et al. 2009

See also Kurten 1968 and Medin et al. 2017

Sister taxon: Xenocyon texanus

Type specimen: MNM FA 20 (PV4), a tooth

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore-omnivore


• Quaternary of Belgium (1 collection), Canada (2: Saskatchewan, Yukon), Georgia (1), Germany (2), Mongolia (1), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (1), Tajikistan (1)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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